Airfreight Planning from Asia

Please be advised that we are projecting increases in Air shipping volumes out of Asia due to recent weather conditions in Beijing and the current backlog in Hong Kong. Therefore, we are strongly advising our customers to book upcoming Air shipments out of Asia in advance to ensure efficient planning and shipment scheduling. Providing your…

Canada West Coast Port Operational Update

Due to a number of factors, including, but not limited to, severe weather conditions in Asia, cargo volume surges into North America, and ongoing terminal improvement projects, import ocean freight containers destined for Canadian inland points that are transiting through each of the terminals at the Port of Vancouver have been experiencing longer than normal…

Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI Update

Please be advised that the December 1, 2017 General Rate Increase (GRI), applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA trade lanes, and announced by ocean freight carriers at levels of USD 800 per 40′ container, will be implemented at mitigated levels. Updated rates will be published as soon as possible….

Airfreight space situation out of Asia / PEAK season

To assist in planning your shipment schedule efficiently we kindly ask our customers to book their Air shipments in advance, as we are projecting increases in shipping volume when entering into the peak season. Please notify your local Delmar Customer Service Representative of any upcoming bookings so our team can secure the necessary space ahead…

Canada & USA – Transpacific Eastbound GRI & PSS Update

Please be advised that the July 15, 2017 General Rate Increase (GRI), applicable on the Asia & Indian Sub-Continent (ISC) to Canada & USA trade lanes, and announced by ocean freight carriers at levels of usd 800 per 40′ container, has been postponed to August 1, 2017 : General Rate Increase effective August 1, 2017…

Go-slow campaign by SAGT workers hits Colombo Port

Source: Daily FT The prevailing go-slow campaign by workers at the South Asia Gateway Terminal (SAGT) due to a dispute over their bonus has affected Port of Colombo operations, with some ships bypassing it. Since last Tuesday operations at the terminal have been slower than normal. The management of SAGT has been in contact with…